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firststep healthcare services inc

  • 5942 blackberry cove ln
  • richmond, TX 77469
  • Phone: 832-378-5998
  • Medicare Provider #: 747228
  • Medicare Certified: 9/11/2009
  • Ownership Type: Proprietary
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Services Offered

  •   Skilled Nursing
  •   Physical Therapy
  •   Occupational Therapy
  •   Speech Pathology
  •   Medical Social Worker
  •   Home Health Aide

About This Agency:

Firststep Healthcare Services Inc. is a Licensed and Certified Home Health Agency Accredited by CHAP. Our mission is to provide professional and paraprofessional services to clients in their homes. Each client will be assisted to achieve the highest level of potential in their day to day self care activities. We are committed to providing high quality and multi disciplinary care by professionals who recognize the need for comprehensive assessment of needs from both the client’s and professional’s point of view.

We provide: Skilled Nursing Service, Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy, Physical Therapy, Home Health Aide, Provider Assistant Services, Wound care/teaching, Wound Vac, Tube Feeding and Care, Home IV infusion therapy

BILINGUAL SERVICES AVAILABLE

Referrals are welcome from Family Members, Friends, Nurses, Case Managers, Social Workers, and Physicians

 

Quality of Care Report    Updated 9-12-16

Description of Measure
Agency Score
State Average
How often patients got better at bathing
66 %
65 %
 
How often patients got better at getting in and out of bed
26 %
53 %
 
How often patients got better at walking or moving around
57 %
60 %
 
How often patients had less pain when moving around
95 %
60 %
 
How often patients’ breathing improved
47 %
54 %
 
How often the home health team began their patients’ care in a timely manner
92 %
92 %
 
How often the home health team checked patients for depression
100 %
97 %
 
How often the home health team checked patients for pain
100 %
99 %
 
How often the home health team checked patients for the risk of developing pressure sores (bed sores)
100 %
98 %
 
How often the home health team checked patients’ risk of falling
100 %
99 %
 
How often the home health team made sure that their patients have received a flu shot for the current flu season
50 %
67 %
 
How often the home health team made sure that their patients have received a pneumococcal vaccine (pneumonia shot)
40 %
74 %
 
How often the home health team taught patients (or their family caregivers) about their drugs
96 %
95 %
 
How often the home health team treated their patients’ pain
100 %
99 %
 

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